(Photo credit: Steve Russell)
Tanya Talaga has been a journalist at the Toronto Star for twenty years. She has been nominated five times for the Michener Award in public service journalism. In 2013, she was part of a team that won a National Newspaper Award for a year-long project on the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh. In 2015, she was part of a team that won a National Newspaper Award for Gone, a series of stories on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. She is the 2017–2018 Atkinson Fellow in Public Policy. She lives in Toronto.
Meet Tanya Talaga at gritLIT 2018!
- Where We Go From Here: Truth Talk with Tanya Talaga, Mainstage Event
- Activism 2.0: How to Make the World a Better Place, Mainstage Event
- Festival Pass